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Paula Rego's map of memory : national and sexual politics

Paula Rego's map of memory : national and sexual politics

Author: Maria Manuel Lisboa
Publisher: Aldershot : Ashgate, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Paula Rego's view of the world as expressed in her paintings is a particularly female one. In this study Maria Manuel Lisboa explores her impact on national and sexual politics with an emphasis on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Paula Rego; Paula Rego; Paula Rego
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Manuel Lisboa
ISBN: 0754607208 9780754607205
OCLC Number: 1008291019
Description: xvii, 218 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Contents: Introduction: A patriot for me; Past history and deaths foretold: nation, self and other from the 1960s to the 1980s; (He)art history or a death in the family: the late 1980s; The sins of the fathers: mother and land revisited in the 1990s; An interesting condition: the abortion pastels; Conclusion: Artist and model: let me count the ways I love you; Bibliography; Indexes.
Responsibility: Maria Manuel Lisboa.
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'Lisboa enriches our response to Rego's art by restoring its historical and political context. Rego's play on cruelty and power has been remarked on before, but Lisboa uncovers deeper layers of Read more...

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